In 1913, his sons – George, Fred and John – incorporated Crookes Brothers to consolidate part of the family’s interests. In 1948, the company was listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange.

Built around the principles of independence, honesty and reliability, the business remains true to Samuel Crookes’ founding vision; while its longevity testifies to the dedication and professionalism of the family and employees who followed him.

With the focus on excellence, integrity and community support, the business continues to transform its fine heritage into a pioneering, successful and sustainable future.

Historical milestones